Aretha Franklin reaches a higher calling in ‘Amazing Grace’

HOLLYWOOD, CA-Sometimes simplicity is best. For the late great Aretha Franklin, all she had to do was walk up to a microphone, tilt her head back and sing. Aretha didn’t need too much help. And the help she received usually came in the form of something higher and mightier than both you and me. That’s […]

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PAFF Honors Actress Lynn Whitfield With Lifetime Achievement Award

LOS ANGELES – The Pan African Film Festival will honor award-winning actress Lynn Whitfield with its highest honor, a Lifetime Achievement Award for her work in television and film. The award will be presented at the annual  Night of Tribute,which will be part of the preshow festivities for the awards ceremony of the African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA). The […]

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